Happy Birthday, Percy!

Percy Bysshe Shelley was born on 4 August 1792.

Painting of Shelley by Joseph Severn

Painting of Shelley by Joseph Severn

Posthumous Portrait of Shelley Writing Prometheus Unbound in Italy by Joseph Severn, 1845

[Shopping for the Bookworm] Literary Lovers #3: Mary Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley

In anticipation of Saint Valentine’s Day, we are sharing a few wee love-themed shopping guides.

Some legendary literary love affairs were more successful than others, but who are we to judge? At any rate, we’ll save such musings for another day.

Today’s couple: Mary Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley.